E.T.: The Extra-Terrestrial

1982 - 115 minutes - Color - Dolby Digital - 1.85 : 1
US release date: June 11, 1982
Universal Pictures, Amblin Entertainment
Budget: $10,500,000 (estimated)
Opening Weekend: $11,835,389 (USA) (1,103 Screens)


A group of aliens visit earth and one of them is lost and left behind stranded on this planet. The alien is found by a 10 year old boy, Elliot. Soon the two begin to communicate, and start a different kind of friendship in which E.T learns about life on earth and Elliot learns about some new values for the true meaning of friendship. E.T. wants to go home, but if Elliot helps him, he'll lose a friend.


Mary - Dee Wallace
Elliott - Henry Thomas
Keys - Peter Coyote
Michael - Robert MacNaughton
Gertie - Drew Barrymore
Greg - K.C. Martel
Steve - Sean Frye
Tyler - Tom Howell




Director - Steven Spielberg

Writing credits

Writer - Melissa Mathison


Producer - Kathleen Kennedy
Associate producer - Melissa Mathison
Producer - Steven Spielberg